Puede un servicio “Uber para Valet” resolver problemas de estacionamiento?

vía Can the \”Uber For Valet\” Solve L.A.\’s Parking Problems? – Los Angeles | Los Angeles News and Events | LA Weekly.

Hans Yang, Luxe’s director of L.A. operations, and valet LashawnEXPAND

Hans Yang, Luxe’s director of L.A. operations, and valet Lashawn
Isaac Simpson

Love them or hate them, Silicon Valley types have the ability to work miracles. Sure, they may use buzzwords like “synergy” and “freemium,” and you may want to punch them right in their perfect glimmering teeth. But you can’t deny that, upon occasion, they make magic happen. Uber is a great example.

Luxe Valet is a similar app that allows users to conjure personal valet parkers on demand. It was founded last year by an all-star team of experienced San Francisco developers from Zynga, Tesla and Groupon. A so-called “Big Kids” startup, it raised $5.5 million in seed money from blue-chip angel investors like Google Ventures, Sherpa Ventures, and Lightspeed, and it’s not hard to see why. It coordinates a mind-numbingly complicated dance of valets, garages, keys and vehicles, relying on an algorithm that shifts them around the city like smartphone controlled chess pieces.

Can the "Uber For Valet" Solve L.A.'s Parking Problems?

After a six-month beta period in San Francisco, Luxe began service in Santa Monica early this year. It soon crawled down to Venice, then jumped over to downtown. Just last week it opened its fourth “zone” in Hollywood. At a shockingly reasonable $5 an hour, $15 maximum, it costs less than some parking meters

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